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Nairn

[nairn]
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noun
  1. a historic county in N Scotland.
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Also called Nairn·shire [nairn-sheer, -sher] /ˈnɛərnˌʃɪər, -ʃər/.
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Historical Examples

  • Another portion of the same system also reaches the county town from Nairnshire.

    Encyclopaedia Britannica, 11th Edition, Volume 14, Slice 6

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  • In conjunction with Nairnshire the county returns one member to parliament.


British Dictionary definitions for nairnshire

Nairnshire

noun
  1. (until 1975) a county of NE Scotland, now part of Highland
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